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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Junot Díaz

In a funny, yet informative, prologue, Díaz introduces us to the idea of Fukú, a sort of curse born on the Dominican Republic that spreads all over the world. 904 more words

Fiction

Weekly Photo Challenge: On Top - Of Training!!

It’s been 4 months since it began and there’s only 1 day left! Soon I’ll find out if I can or not, but for now I’m left with a new sense of joy as I’ve begun to see what is possible. 30 more words

Running

On Luke 6:45

A good person produces good things from the treasury of a good heart, and an evil person produces evil things from the treasury of an evil heart. 434 more words

Luke

The jacket - Inside CHANEL

How Gabrielle Chanel created the iconic CHANEL jacket, we can discover by this video. Characterized by both masculine and feminine features, the casual but elegant suit is an iconic creation that built her legend and forged the House of CHANEL. 26 more words

Blogger

A Primer on Crimean Origins – Debunking Vladimir Putin’s Propaganda .

In remote a desolated region of the Crimean peninsula, a language had survived conquests and an occupation throughout much of the region’s troubled past. That language has been identified as “Crimean Gothic”. 1,156 more words

Feminism in the modern world

Written for a ReadWave challenge.

“I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.” (Rebecca West)

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Society

A Poem for the Anzacs | Adrian Yeung

Artwork by Cameron Baker. Find out more about him here.

To war we send our brave young men
Knowing that they may never return again… 149 more words

Australia